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Urbanization overwhelms district

Urbanization overwhelms district

Alyssa Alvarez, Sports Editor
March 15, 2016
Filed under Breaking News, News

The Mission district’s 24th Street, dotted with “For Sale” signs and traced by Google bus routes, is just one street in the area facing gentrification and changes in culture for the heavily Hispanic neighborhood. San Francisco’s tech boom is changing the demographics in the Mission, one of the City...

Toxic friendships diminish self-esteem

Toxic friendships diminish self-esteem

Neely Metz, Copy Editor
November 5, 2015
Filed under Features

Elements of the popular film “Mean Girls” might not be so made-up after all as the exclusion and torment acted by the characters in the movie can be far too real for some teens experiencing similar struggles in reality. “I thought that they were just going through something kind of tough, so I was tr...

Social isolation leads to being the odd girl out

Social isolation leads to being the odd girl out

Lisabelle Panossian, Web Editor
November 5, 2015
Filed under Features

As young women maneuver through crowded hallways on their way to classes, passing by friends saying hello and exchanging jokes and laughter, some students can still feel as lonely and isolated. “I’ve always lived with it,” junior Kayla Man said about her personal experience with social isolatio...

Unhealthy dating can be physically, emotionally detrimental to teens

Unhealthy dating can be physically, emotionally detrimental to teens

Kristina Cary, Managing Editor
November 5, 2015
Filed under Features

Dating her second boyfriend started off well — until they got to know each other. That was when Violet, who asked that her real name not be used, says her relationship with her now ex-boyfriend grew unhealthy, as he grew easily irritated with her and began to pick fights with her friends. “He would...

Supporting one another essential to success

Supporting one another essential to success

Editorial Board
November 5, 2015
Filed under Opinion, Staff Editorials

Relationships forged at school provide a sturdy social safety net that teens can call upon in times of difficulty, yet for many others, a school’s social environment can be a stressful one, in which students can face toxic friendships and dating relationships, or complete ostracization at the hands...

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